Category Archives: King Harbor

King Harbor Boat Fires Thanksgiving

By Aaron Castrejon November 29, 2013 Fire fighters battled extensive boat fires in King Harbor Marina Thanksgiving evening, officials reported. Fire fighters with the Redondo Beach and Hermosa Beach fire departments responded to the fires around 6:51 p.m. A Harbor … Continue reading

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Cannonball Run: Coast to Coast in under 29 hours

By Joshua GardnerUKMail.com Coast to Coast in under 29 hours: Mercedes CL driver sets new record by averaging 98mph in car he spent months fitting with gadgets to keep eye out for police Atlanta Lamborghini dealer Ed Bolian used a … Continue reading

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1,000 Surfers Take To the Water To Honor Surf Legend Bob Meistrell

Over 1,000 surfers and and paddlers took to the water in Redondo Beach on Sunday morning to give a send-off worthy of legendary surfer, diver and Body Glove co-founder Bob Meistrell, who died in June at age 84. Meistrell co-founded … Continue reading

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2013 Catalina Classic Results

Great video by Chris Aguilar 2013 Catalina Classic Results Place Time Last Name First Name Class Gender 1 5:20:46 Buckley Adam UL Male 35 2 5:22:43 Thomas Brad UL Male 45 3 5:24:25 First Max UL Male 23 4 5:28:18 … Continue reading

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Body Glove co-founder, waterman legend Bob Meistrell dies on Catalina Island

Kevin Cody EasyReader June 16, 2013 Bob Meistrell, nephew Billy, grandnephew Daley and grandniece Jenna awoke at 4:30 a.m. Father’s Day morning aboard Meistrell’s 70-foot, twin diesel boat Disappearance. That morning, Disappearance was to be the lead boat in the … Continue reading

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A look below the surface- Scuba Diving in the South bay

EasyReader Chelsea Sektnan May 8, 2013 “This area’s great for new divers,” local diver Christian Vonstentzsch said of the South Bay. “It’s great for training, there’s both shallow and deep as well as a ton of sea life. It’s a … Continue reading

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Whale Breaches off Redondo & Palos Verdes

A rare breach is caught off the coast of Redondo Beach and Palos Verdes Peninsula, January 2013.  With tons of krill and other appetizing meals around, the whales and dolphins have been in abundance the last couple of weeks.  Thanks … Continue reading

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Boat caught in middle of dolphin stampede off Dana Point

It was a rare, breathtaking sight: In a flash, a pod of about 1,000 common dolphins began a stampede, churning across the blue-gray waters off Dana Point at a rapid pace. Dave Anderson, the captain of Capt. Dave’s Dolphin and … Continue reading

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25 suspected illegal immigrants detained, panga intercepted off Rancho Palos Verdes

Sandy Mazza 12/10/2012 Federal authorities intercepted a panga carrying two dozen occupants Monday morning as the small boat approached the Rancho Palos Verdes coastline. U.S. Border Patrol agents began watching the boat carrying 19 men and six women about 5 … Continue reading

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Redondo Coast Guard officer honored at funeral

Josh Grossberg December 10, 2012 He was a loving husband, a devoted father, a caring mentor. U.S. Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Terrell Horne III was a lot of things to a lot of people. On Saturday, hundreds of family, … Continue reading

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